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Tom O'Connor

'Down to earth', 'genuine' and 'a gentleman', are some of the words used to describe Tom O'Connor - who has become a household name after hosting many of the most popular TV shows in the UK. His sharp wit makes him a hilarious comedian, and Tom has emerged as one of the most popular entertainers on the corporate circuit.

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Tom O'Connor Biography

One of the most popular TV faces of the 70s and 80s, Tom O’Connor is a British entertainment legend. Presenter of such iconic shows as Name That Tune, Cross Wits and Gambit, amongst many others, Tom is a household name.

Throughout his original career as a teacher, Tom worked in the classroom during the day and as an entertainer in clubs at night. It soon became evident what his true calling was, and he said goodbye to his pupils and stepped into the limelight.  

An instant hit, Tom was snapped up by TV producers and after winning three separate shows on Opportunity Knocks he found himself hosting Wednesday At 8, followed closely by his very own programme, The Tom O’Connor Show.
An invitation to the Royal Variety Show cemented his place in the British hall of fame.

Other TV shows Tom hosted include Night Out At the Casino; Zodiac; Password, and A Question of Entertainment...

One of the most popular TV faces of the 70s and 80s, Tom O’Connor is a British entertainment legend. Presenter of such iconic shows as Name That Tune, Cross Wits and Gambit, amongst many others, Tom is a household name.

Throughout his original career as a teacher, Tom worked in the classroom during the day and as an entertainer in clubs at night. It soon became evident what his true calling was, and he said goodbye to his pupils and stepped into the limelight.  

An instant hit, Tom was snapped up by TV producers and after winning three separate shows on Opportunity Knocks he found himself hosting Wednesday At 8, followed closely by his very own programme, The Tom O’Connor Show.
An invitation to the Royal Variety Show cemented his place in the British hall of fame.

Other TV shows Tom hosted include Night Out At the Casino; Zodiac; Password, and A Question of Entertainment – all huge ratings hits.

Tom’s work on stage has also earned him many prestigious accolades and he has featured at the famous Carnegie Hall in Manhattan.

His hilarious golf books From the Wood to the Tees and One Flew Over the Club House are best-sellers, and were followed by the semi-autobiographical Take a Funny Turn, and Eat Like a Horse….Drink Like a Fish…A Bellyful of Laughter, which flew off the bookshelves.

For further information or to book Tom O'Connor, call us on +44 (0)20 7607 7070 or email info@speakerscorner.co.uk

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